Tragedy In Washington: At Least 6 Killed After Amtrak Train Derails Onto State Highway

On the first day of Amtrak’s new regional high-speed rail service, an unfortunate derailment in Washington state occurred this morning. Happening right in Pierce County in the city of DuPont, here’s what we know so far about fatal accident.

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To get a better idea of how bad the derailment was, check out the aerial footage captured by ABC News via Twitter.

To stay up to date on what’s going on with the latest reports on the Amtrak derailment, follow the Pierce County Sheriff’s Department on Twitter.